Viplav Saini

Associate Professor of Economics

Oberlin College, 10 N Professor St, Oberlin OH 44074


Published Papers

"Reserve Prices in a Dynamic Auction when Bidders are Capacity-Constrained" Economics Letters, Vol. 108, Issue 3, September 2010
"Endogenous Asymmetry in a Dynamic Procurement Auction" RAND Journal of Economics, Vol. 43, No. 4, Winter 2012. <online appendix>

"Government Spending and Job Creation at Highway Construction Firms: Evidence from Texas," Economics Bulletin, Vol. 35, No.1, March 2015, with Dakshina De Silva (Lancaster University)

"Capacity Constraints and Information Revelation in Procurement Auctions: Experimental EvidenceEconomic Inquiry, Vol. 53, No. 2, April 2015. with Jordan Suter (Colorado State) <online appendix>
"Returns on Indian Art during 2000-2013" Eastern Economic Journal, Vol. 42, No. 2, Spring 2016, with Jenny Rae Hawkins (Case Western). [ACEI Working Paper # AWP 3-2014]

Working Papers
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"Entry, Exit, and Investment in Auction Markets" [under revision requested by RAND Journal of Economics]
Recent presentations:
January 29-30, 2016, NBER Industrial Organization Program Meeting, SIEPR, Stanford University
June 19, 2016, North American Summer Meeting of the Econometric Society, University of Pennsylvania

"Effects of e-bidding in Procurement Auctions in Nepal" with Matias Herrera (World Bank)

In Progress

"The Value of Reputation in Online Markets: Evidence from" with Maia Linask (University of Richmond)
"Procurement Auction Prices and the Stimulus: the case of Ohio" with Eric Hardy (Columbia University)
"Tacit Collusion in Endogenously Asymmetric Auctions"

Other Publications
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